Researcher Profile

George Ostrouchov

Bio

George Ostrouchov is a Senior Data Scientist in the Computer Science and Mathematics Division and a member of the Advanced Data and Workflow Group at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility. He is also a Joint Faculty Professor in the Business Analytics and Statistics Department at the University of Tennessee. 

He is recognized for his contributions to statistical computing, particularly to enable parallel computation on big data with statistical software. He currently leads the pbdR project, a set of highly scalable R packages for distributed and parallel computing and profiling in data science.

Education

1984
Iowa State University
Statistics
Ph.D.
1978
University of Waterloo
Statistics
B.Math. (Honours, Co-Op)

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